The Sunshine Coast destination is known for its fresh approach to life and its home grown creativity. Discover its vast beaches, a thriving food scene and the many natural treasures of the surrounding hinterland.
With its sunshine, endless coastline, lush rainforests and easy smiles, it's a place where you will feel like a local from the moment you arrive. Beaches, hiking, surfing, fresh local food and world-class events; from relaxation to adventure, Queensland's naturally refreshing Sunshine Coast has it all!
From our complex Biosphere in the north, to the iconic Glasshouse Mountains in the south, the Sunshine Coast boasts an array of spectacular beaches and hidden treasures. Naturally a favourite with leisure tourism, the Sunshine Coast is now home to Queensland’s newest Convention Centre.
Fringed by the Maroochy River and Mudjimba Beach, Twin Waters is surrounded by nature with bushlands and native wildlife. Our coastal position benefits from sea breezes and a subtropical climate creating ideal temperatures for year round activities, from 15 to 25 degrees in Spring and 17 to 32 degrees in summer.
Explore the relaxed lifestyles from beach to bush with day trips and excursions to famous landmarks and local attractions like Australia Zoo (home of Steve Irwin), Aussie World or get off the beaten track with hikes to Mt Coolum or Kondalilla waterfalls. Discover miles of untouched beaches or be immersed in the hive of activity of the famous local markets, including Australia’s premier artisan market, the original Eumundi Markets.